LAGB

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LAGBLaparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding (obesity surgery)
LAGBLow-Angle Grain Boundary (physics)
LAGBLinguistics Associaiton of Great Britain
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Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: surgical technique.
The researchers found that procedures included Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB; 177 individuals), SG (306 individuals), and laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (61 individuals).
Fielding, "Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding prior to renal transplantation," Obesity Surgery, vol.
Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB), though it is simple, but associated with complications like dysphagia, reflux due to band migration, erosion of the stomach and failure to reduce the weight significantly.
Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy are purely restrictive procedures, which rely on decreased food intake and dietary modification for weight loss.
Of 828 patients with a body mass index of at least 35 kg/[m.sup.2] who underwent laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding performed by a single surgeon and were followed for up to 11 years (mean of 10 years), 423 were aged 45 years or younger, and 405 were over age 45 years at the time of surgery.
Of 828 patients with body mass index of at least 35 kg/m2 who underwent laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding performed by a single surgeon and were followed for up to 11 years (mean of 10 years), 423 were aged 45 years or younger, and 405 were over age 45 years at the time of surgery.
Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: Technique and results.
Five-year outcomes of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding and laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in a comprehensive bariatric surgery program in Canada.
The most commonly used bariatric surgery techniques, according to the British Medical Journal, are Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, and laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding.
Tavakkolizadeh, "Band revision versus Roux-en-Y gastric bypass conversion as salvage operation after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding," Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, vol.
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